Author is a leading scholar of Japanese and samurai history
A lively and approachable introduction to the samurai class and its influence on Japan
Critiques the role of the samurai in the media ... 続きを読む
Publication will coincide with the 750th Memorial of Shinran.
Brings together the religious perspectives of two of the most influential religious thinkers in Japanese history: Shinran and D.T. Su ... 続きを読む
The first comprehensive history of Shinto in any language, tracing the tradition's ancient origins through to modern day practice
Heavily illustrated, as is appropriate to this highly visual trad ... 続きを読む
Uses a specific country study in order to inform broader arguments on development and growth.
Contributes to economic theory on the role of private entrepreneural activities and public policy, th ... 続きを読む
Contributes to the transnational discourse on wars and atrocities
Utilizes theories of collective memory and politics of regret
Shows how and why defeat remains an indelible part of national li ... 続きを読む
Looks at the history of the present-day enmity between China and Japan, the world's second and third largest economic powers
Argues that the contemporary rivalries between the two states are symp ... 続きを読む